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Video: Cristiano Ronaldo gets his free-kick horribly wrong, Juventus ace sends effort out for throw-in

Known for his track record of delivering in derbies, Cristiano Ronaldo was hoping to repeat the trick for Juventus against Torino on Saturday night.

The 33-year-old has been an instant hit for the Bianconeri, scoring 11 goals and providing eight assists in 20 appearances already this season.

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However, he seemingly left his shooting boots at home early on in the Derby della Mole on Saturday night, as seen in the video below.

After Juventus were awarded a free-kick in a dangerous position, the ball was rolled into Ronaldo’s path to have an attempt at Salvatore Sirigu’s goal, but the Italian shot-stopper wasn’t called into action as the Juventus superstar horribly shanked his effort wide.

It ended up going out for a throw-in for Torino, and so Ronaldo will undoubtedly be eager to forget this effort in a hurry and look to play a decisive role for the visitors as the game goes on.

Juventus began the weekend with an eight-point lead at the top of the Serie A table, with Napoli not in action until Sunday when they face Cagliari.

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